Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$427.8-13.7%
StoresAvg sales per square foot
528$209
Avg store gross sq ftTotal employment
3,9007,413
Corporate NameThe Wet Seal, Inc.
SectorApparel Stores
HeadquartersFoothill Ranch, CA
Primary SIC Code5621 – Women's Clothing Stores
Primary NAICS Code448120 – Women's Clothing Stores
Fiscal Year EndedFebruary 1, 2014

The Wet Seal is a mall and web-based specialty retailer of apparel and accessories for young women. As of Nov 1, 2014 the company operated 528 total stores in 47 states and Puerto Rico, as well as wetseal.com. NOTE: On Jan 16, 2015, the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. On Apr 1, 2015, The Wet Seal won bankruptcy court approval to be sold to Versa Capital Management.